The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Devon region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 33 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 18 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.96% 1.35% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.29% 1.57% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 6
Average salary £20,650 £29,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £29,150 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,900 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.33% -
Job Titles Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
340 255 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 93.66% 86.15% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 291 203 223
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Devon region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Devon

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Devon

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 11 £25,000 - 1
Plymouth -3 4 £18,000 -38.98%
Newton Abbot - 1 £28,500 -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
3 28 (68.29%) MS Excel
4 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (43.90%) MS Exchange
6 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (41.46%) Problem Management
7 16 (39.02%) WSUS
8 15 (36.59%) Exchange Server 2007
9 13 (31.71%) SCCM
9 13 (31.71%) Windows XP
10 12 (29.27%) ITIL
10 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (29.27%) Backup Exec
11 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
11 11 (26.83%) SLA
11 11 (26.83%) SCOM
11 11 (26.83%) Windows 2000 Server
11 11 (26.83%) Bomgar
12 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
12 10 (24.39%) Service Delivery
12 10 (24.39%) CommVault
12 10 (24.39%) Nagios
13 9 (21.95%) Firewall
13 9 (21.95%) MCP
13 9 (21.95%) IIS
13 9 (21.95%) MS Office
14 8 (19.51%) MCSE
14 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (19.51%) Windows 7

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (43.90%) MS Exchange
2 15 (36.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (21.95%) IIS
4 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (17.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (7.32%) Lync
8 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (68.29%) MS Excel
2 9 (21.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
2 9 (21.95%) Firewall
3 7 (17.07%) DNS
3 7 (17.07%) DHCP
4 6 (14.63%) VPN
4 6 (14.63%) LAN
5 5 (12.20%) WAN
6 3 (7.32%) WLAN
6 3 (7.32%) SSL
6 3 (7.32%) Internet
7 2 (4.88%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.44%) ISDN
8 1 (2.44%) SAN
8 1 (2.44%) Softswitch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.88%) Electronics
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
1 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.88%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) PDA
3 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (31.71%) Windows XP
5 11 (26.83%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
7 7 (17.07%) Windows 2000
8 6 (14.63%) Windows Vista
8 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
8 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Problem Management
2 12 (29.27%) ITIL
3 10 (24.39%) Service Delivery
4 4 (9.76%) Migration
5 3 (7.32%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Logistics
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.88%) CAD
6 2 (4.88%) Time Management
6 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.44%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) C
1 2 (4.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (21.95%) MCP
3 8 (19.51%) MCSE
4 5 (12.20%) MCITP
5 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.88%) HND
6 2 (4.88%) Degree
7 1 (2.44%) CCNA
7 1 (2.44%) CCA
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.63%) Terminal Services
3 3 (7.32%) vSphere
4 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (39.02%) WSUS
2 13 (31.71%) SCCM
3 12 (29.27%) Backup Exec
4 11 (26.83%) SCOM
5 10 (24.39%) Nagios
6 6 (14.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (14.63%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.83%) Bomgar
3 10 (24.39%) CommVault
4 5 (12.20%) Cisco
4 5 (12.20%) Avaya
5 4 (9.76%) HP
5 4 (9.76%) Dell
6 3 (7.32%) IBM
6 3 (7.32%) VMware
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix
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